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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Restaurant
“Aside from having the best catered view on the Tampa Bay, they also serve great food. There is a tiki bat outside with a grill type menu and inside you can treat yourself to more of a fine dining experience. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“This is a little mom and pop shop and they have amazing fish and chips. Their home made sweet tea also hits the spot. My favorite is the soft shell crab sandwich. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
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“Family owned and all around nice! Great food, drinks and entertainment. Check out the Bloody Mary bar Sundays from 11am - 1pm!!”
  • 5 locals recommend
Cuban Restaurant
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“ Great food, reasonable prices. Dine in or take it to go and eat on the boat.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Cinema
“A bit of an antiquated concept, but I've been here several times and it's a fun thing to do every year or so. One of only 7 drive-ins left in Florida. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Park
“If you enjoy fishing, kayaking, biking or taking a walk, this place is great! They also have a couple kids parks and a beach area. If you don’t own a kayak they will rent you one here for only $25 for 4 hours. Entry fee per car is only $2 ! Love this place:)”
  • 7 locals recommend
Bar
“Great chicken wings and cheap beers! Yummy dinner specials! Everyone loves Beanies! It’s a local favorite. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
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“Great casual dining, on the water atmosphere with great patios or cozy, nautical inside seating. I love their home made pizza. Watch the boats go by.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
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  • 1 local recommends
Bakery
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“This is a great breakfast or lunch spot! Everything is homemade!!! They have hot and cold sandwiches as well as a FULL Bakery!! Yummmmmy!!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Fast Food Restaurant
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  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
“Local Owned and Operated Brewery. Micro Brews. No Food but you can order pizza and have it delivered. They also have FOOD Trucks!! Fun crowd”
  • 2 locals recommend
Food
“A Great place to pick up fresh produce in season While learning about the different options of growing Fruits and vegetables”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
“Grabbing some subs to go from Marian's Subs is a Ruskin tradition! This is a great place to grab some subs for a boating or a beach day!!”
  • 2 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“Aside from having the best catered view on the Tampa Bay, they also serve great food. There is a tiki bat outside with a grill type menu and inside you can treat yourself to more of a fine dining experience. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This is a little mom and pop shop and they have amazing fish and chips. Their home made sweet tea also hits the spot. My favorite is the soft shell crab sandwich. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
“Family owned and all around nice! Great food, drinks and entertainment. Check out the Bloody Mary bar Sundays from 11am - 1pm!!”
  • 5 locals recommend
Cuban Restaurant
“ Great food, reasonable prices. Dine in or take it to go and eat on the boat.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
“Great chicken wings and cheap beers! Yummy dinner specials! Everyone loves Beanies! It’s a local favorite. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
“Great casual dining, on the water atmosphere with great patios or cozy, nautical inside seating. I love their home made pizza. Watch the boats go by.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend

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